It’s early spring and the trout are now starting to look up, this time of year can see some of the best surface sport of the season and we need to be prepared. The business end of the dry fly set up needs just as much attention, this is why Fulling Mill have developed a number of products in their Lotions and Potions range. First up from the Lotions and Potions range is the Fulling … Read More Fulling Mill Lotions and Potions Product Review
The producers of a new fly fishing film “CHALK” have launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund their project. The feature-length documentary will be a hymn to the chalk streams of southern England, examining how an accident of geography helped to shape not only the landscape but the sport of fly fishing. The team behind the project have a strong pedigree, consisting as it does of www.fishingbreaks.co.uk owner and author of The Life of a Chalkstream, … Read More CHALK – Be part of a New Fly Fishing Film!
When it comes to catching trout in reservoirs throughout April, buzzers will almost certainly be part of their diet. Us anglers will need to replicate these as closely as possible in terms of movement, shape, and colour. Here are Kieron’s Top 7 Buzzer Patterns to try this April. For us reservoir anglers April is the month when things start to change, the temperatures rise and insect life increases. Buzzers are usually the first to appear, … Read More Top 7 Buzzer Patterns to try for Trout this April
Competition fly fishing may not be to everyone’s taste but we can hold the argument that the discipline itself is responsible for many new ideas, methods, and materials that soon filter down to the pleasure angler and become mainstream. I was fortunate enough to have participated in the World Bank Masters at Farmoor Reservoir on March 12th and 13th organised by former World champion angler Iain Barr – an even that would attract the best … Read More Competition Fly Fishing – World Bank Masters | Farmoor Reservoir
One of the most asked questions we get here at Fulling Mill is how to securely fix the connections between snake flies. So we asked our Technical Manager Steve Carew, to show us how to tie the famous Snake booby. When it comes to tying trout flies, there’s nothing more infuriating when a freshly tied fly falls to pieces after just a few casts, and snake flies can be notorious for falling apart if not tied … Read More How to tie The Snake Booby : Fly Tying Video
One of the most frequent questions we get here at Fulling Mill is ‘How do I attach the Wiggle Tail links securely‘ – So we’ve put together this quick video on how to attach the links correctly. (Don’t forget to toggle the quality to 1080p in the video settings) Why should you use Pacchiarini Wiggle Tails on predator and large trout flies? Wiggle Tails from Paolo Pacchiarini will give your flies an irresistible movement in … Read More How to securely attach the Wiggle Tail Links